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Charente Region Information
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Departure Bases & Suggested Routes in Charente:
Cognac
Cruise in Charente

River cruises between Loire and Garonne Between Loire and Garonne, the Charente River runs slowly through Angouleme and the vineyards of Cognac to the Atlantic Ocean. This region is famous for its fine Cognac and Pineau.

Visit the distilleries and try to discover the secret of these unforgettable brandies. The lush valleys are lined with Renaissance castles and Romanesque churches. Admire the views.